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beatmania (PlayStation)

beatmania Screenshots

PlayStation version

Title screen - Arcade 2nd Mix
Choose your difficulty settings.
Pick a track to play. More become available the more you play.
Another one of the many songs/genres you can pick from.
This game was required to play all the following releases in the Beatmania series. You had to start the game with this one and the change the disc to the new one.
Title screen for the append disc "Yebisu Mix" that comes with the game as a bonus disc.
Hit the notes just as they fall down on the piano keys or the turntable to make the meter at the bottom crank way up. As you can see, some practice is needed in this case to even make it move.
Poor! You'll get that nice comment a lot until you get the hang of the special Beatmania DJ controller that more or less required to enjoy the game.